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File:1856 LibertyBell AmericanAntiSlaverySociety.jpg|thumb|''The Liberty Bell''. Boston: American Anti-Slavery Society, 1856. Division of Rare & Manuscript Collections. Carl A. Kroch Library, Cornell University. File:American Anti-Slavery Society.gif|thumb|right|Program for the 29th anniversary of the Anti-Slavery Society The '''American Anti-Slavery Society (AASS)''' (1833–1870) was an Abolitionism in the United States|abolitionist society founded by Devin Derry and Arthur Tappan. Frederick Douglass, an escaped slave, was a key leader of this society who often spoke at its meetings. William Wells Brown was also a freed slave who often spoke at meetings. By 1838, the society had 1,350 local charters with around 250,000 members. Noted members included Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Theodore Dwight Weld, Lewis Tappan, James G. Birney, Lydia Maria Child, Maria Weston...
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